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06/12/2017 - 15:08
The eyes of the world are on the Middle East.  Today, more than ever, this deeply-troubled region is the focus of power...
24/11/2017 - 18:03
First, Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad made a surprise visit at the beginning of the week, to thank Putin for Russian assistance and to...
07/11/2017 - 15:29
The national libraries of Israel and Russia were expected to sign an agreement of cooperation Tuesday to digitize the Günzburg Collection,...
05/11/2017 - 17:40
These observations were made not long after the turbulent presidency of Boris Yeltsin had come to an end. Nearly 18 years now into the less...
28/10/2017 - 13:06
Mr Putin has earned that title by lifting his country out of what many Russians see as the chaos in the 1990s and by making it count again...
17/10/2017 - 16:22
 Terry Gross: Let's talk briefly about the ways Russia has been interfering in Ukraine for the past couple of years. Maybe you can...
30/08/2017 - 10:27
“If I had to do it over again, I would not even be a Communist,” Bulgaria’s deposed Communist leader, Todor Zhivkov, had said the...
10/07/2017 - 16:43
Whether Trump will rebuke Putin for any of these actions is unclear. One could, however, easily imagine them bonding over their shared...
18/06/2017 - 12:02
Ukrainian nationals like to say that Russia’s annexation of Crimea and stoking of unrest in eastern Ukraine in 2014 contributed more toward...
02/06/2017 - 13:51
Many contemporary writings see the 1917 revolution as little more than a German plot. This view is particularly popular now in Russia...
15/05/2017 - 16:27
Russia’s interference in the 2016 US presidential election, and its suspected hacking of French President Emmanuel Macron’s campaign...
09/05/2017 - 15:12
The Soviet Union lost more than 20 million people in World War II and bore the brunt of the fighting in Europe between 1941 and 1944....

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